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SUV Found With 1,100 Pounds Of Marijuana, Driver’s License

This driver may have fled the scene, but left a very, very important clue behind for authorities. The Brewster County Sheriff’s Office in Texas said on Facebook that deputies were conducting an operation with U.S. Border Patrol agents near Highway 90 when they recovered approximately 1,127 pounds of marijuana. The marijuana was packaged and stacked […]

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Jobs Report Cut In Half, Only 96K Added In Private Sector

U.S. employers added a modest 130,000 jobs in August, a sign that global economic weakness and President Donald Trump’s trade war with China may have begun to slow hiring. The job gains were lifted by the temporary hiring of 25,000 government workers for the 2020 Census. Excluding all government hiring, businesses added 96,000 jobs, the […]

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Economy Beats Expectations, Adds Almost 220K New Jobs

U.S. businesses added 195,000 jobs last month, according to the ADP National Employment report released Thursday, exceeding expectations amid concerns of a possible recession in 2020. Despite slowing economic growth and the escalating cost of global trade tensions, private sector payrolls gained well more than the 145,000 workers that economists had projected for August. “It […]

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Walgreens Asks Customers To Not Carry Guns In Store

Walgreens announced Thursday it will join several other major retailers in asking customers to not openly carry guns in its stores. “We are joining other retailers in asking our customers to no longer openly carry firearms into our stores other than authorized law enforcement officials,” the chain said in a brief statement. The company is the latest to […]

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Kroger Asks Customers To Stop Carrying Guns In Stores

Executives at the grocery store giant Kroger are asking its customers to stop openly carrying firearms in their stores, a change in policy that comes after several mass shootings in the U.S. “Kroger is respectfully asking that customers no longer openly carry firearms into our stores, other than authorized law enforcement officers,” Jessica Adelman, group […]